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These Photos From Google’s Balloon Launch Are Truly Captivating These Photos From Google’s Balloon Launch Are Truly Captivating
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As you may have heard by now, Google is sending balloons up into the air in an effort to make fast Internet available to everyone in the world. The plan is to have balloons up twice the altitude of where …

Miss Utah Flubs Question About Income Inequality, Wants to ‘Create Education Better’
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Miss Connecticut Erin Brady may have won Sunday night’s Miss USA contest, but it’s her fellow pageant participant that’s on the receiving end of a lot of viral buzz this morning. Miss Utah, the Bulgarian-born Laura Chukanov, had a little …

Björk Plays Bonnaroo in Spiky Headdress

Singer Björk headlined the Bonnaroo festival this weekend, wearing an elaborate and dangerous-looking costume. Though the Icelandic pop star is known for wearing avant-garde costume’s on-stage, her latest look may be the most extreme yet. Though her dress was merely …

The Wolf of Wall Street Gets a Trailer, and It Looks Insane

Paramount has just dropped the official trailer for the Martin Scorsese-helmed The Wolf of Wall Street, and it looks like it’s going to be quite the ride. The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio as Jordan Belfort, a big-shot New York stockbroker …

Here’s A Look At The ‘Project Loon’ Pilot Test Here’s A Look At The ‘Project Loon’ Pilot Test
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Google announced its latest “moonshot” with Project Loon. Google is launching balloons into the air to provide Internet connectivity to more people. You can read more about the initiative and the technology behind it here, but the company is beginning …

Kim Kardashian Gave Kanye The Best Father’s Day Gift Ever
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Kim Kardashian and her family aren’t saying much about the birth of her baby girl, but have confirmed that she was born over the weekend and that both she and mama are doing fine. Kim wasn’t due until mid-July–right around …

Killzone: Mercenary Gets A 15-Minute Live Demo

Killzone: Shadow Fall may be getting all the attention as one of the best looking PS4 launch titles, but its little brother – Killzone: Mercenary – is aiming to be the best of the bunch on the PlayStation Vita when …

Man of Steel Breaks Summer 2013 Box Office Records Man of Steel Breaks Summer 2013 Box Office Records
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Though critics can’t decide whether Zach Snyder’s Superman movie franchise reboot is good or not, fans of the superhero have spoken. According to Reuters, Man of Steel has set a new record for June opening weekend box office totals. The …

Kevin Spacey Gave Woody Allen A Netflix Gift Subscription So He Could Watch ‘House Of Cards’

Variety ran an interview with Keven Spacey, star of the hit Netflix original series House of Cards the other day. Toward the end of the piece, Spacey mentioned that Woody Allen is a director that he’s never worked with, but …

Netflix Inks DreamWorks Deal, Its Largest Ever Push for Original Content Netflix Inks DreamWorks Deal, Its Largest Ever Push for Original Content

Last month, Netflix Content Chief Ted Sarandos said that the company could possibly double its content output next year. With the success of House of Cards, Hemlock Grove, and Arrested Development – why wouldn’t Netflix want to bump up the …

Nook HD Father’s Day Sale Extended Into Summer Nook HD Father’s Day Sale Extended Into Summer

Did you forget to get your dad that Nook HD he really wanted on Father’s Day? If so, Barnes & Noble is giving you another chance to redeem yourself. Barnes & Nobile announced that is “best prices ever” Father’s Day …

Feedly Issues ‘Important’ Update About Google Reader Migration Feedly Issues ‘Important’ Update About Google Reader Migration

Last week, news came out that Feedly had become self-reliant, as in no longer relying on Google Reader to function. The following message appeared on the app page in the App Store: “Now powered by the feedly cloud. Let’s all …

The Sims 3 ‘Island Paradise’ Launch Trailer Released

Though Maxis has already announced The Sims 4 will be out next year, the developer is not slacking on the content coming for The Sims 3. The latest expansion for The Sims, titled Island Paradise, is due out June 25. …

Google Ramps Up Efforts To Eradicate Online Child Exploitation Google Ramps Up Efforts To Eradicate Online Child Exploitation
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Google has announced some new efforts in its ongoing fight to eradicate child exploitation on the Internet. This includes a new a $2 million fund to encourage the development of third-party tools, and a cross-industry database where companies and organizations …

Teen Rides Shark In The Gulf Of Mexico

A 19-year old spotted his opportunity to hitch a ride on a whale shark recently while on vacation in the Gulf of Mexico and took it, grabbing the creature’s fin for a photo op. Chris Kreis, who was with his …

Instagram Video Launching at Facebook’s June 20th Event [REPORT] Instagram Video Launching at Facebook’s June 20th Event [REPORT]

You know how Facebook is hosting another product event on June 20th? Well, according to TechCrunch, the product that’s going to be unveiled actually has something to do with Instagram, Facebook’s billion-dollar acquisition. Instagram may be getting video. If true, …

This Robot Cat Has Dreams Of Becoming A Cheetah This Robot Cat Has Dreams Of Becoming A Cheetah

What’s up with researchers making robots that mimic terrifying animals? MIT has already doomed us all with its cheetah bot, and now researchers in Switzerland want to finish the job with a small robot cat that will worm its way …

Jeff Garlin Arrested On Felony Vandalism Charges

Jeff Garlin, who stars in the HBO hit comedy “Curb Your Enthusiasm”, was arrested for felony vandalism over the weekend after a fight over a parking spot escalated. Garlin reportedly became agitated with another driver in a Mercedes, and when …

Magna Carta Holy Grail: Jay-Z’s New Album Coming to Galaxy Phones

Since making a name for himself in rap, Jay-Z has gone on to become one of the most successful entertainers in history, making millions as a producer, investor, and, most recently, a sports agent. That doesn’t mean he’s given up …

Apple Also Reveals How Often the Government Asks for User Data Apple Also Reveals How Often the Government Asks for User Data

Apple has joined Facebook and Microsoft in revealing non-specific figures on governmental requests for user data following the PRISM leaks that have forced many tech companies to defend themselves against claims of playing fast and loose with user data. Apple’s …

NSA Says Spy Programs Thwarted Terrorist Attacks NSA Says Spy Programs Thwarted Terrorist Attacks

It was revealed earlier this month that the NSA is spying on non-Americans and Americans alike. After the initial reports, the Obama administration and other lawmakers argued the programs were necessary to prevent terrorist attacks, but didn’t elaborate. Now the …

Google Is Using Balloons To Give The Entire World Fast Internet Google Is Using Balloons To Give The Entire World Fast Internet

We’ve seen Google accomplish some pretty remarkable things when the company puts its collective mind to it. In recent years, Google has really been pushing the envelope with its so called “moonshots” like Google Glass and self-driving cars. Google has …

Miss USA Winner 2013: Miss Connecticut

The Miss Universe Organization this weekend crowned Miss Connecticut the next Miss USA. 25-year-old Erin Brady was awarded the title during the 62nd Annual Miss USA Competition. The show was hosted by Giuliana Rancic and pop star Nick Jonas. Jonas …

Krysten Ritter Comes Back To “Veronica Mars” Role

Krysten Ritter, who has come a long way from her early days of acting with a role on the uber-hit “Breaking Bad” and her own starring role on “Don’t Trust The B—- In Apartment 23″, says she’s ready to go …